Reducing pain and stress becoming high priority in the cattle industry

Outlet: Fence Post

Fence Post: “Pharmaceutical products available to mitigate pain in cattle have been slow to come to market, mostly since there has not been a demand for these products until recently,” said Jason Ahola, Colorado State University beef production systems professor. “We would expect the number of pain mitigation products will become legal in the coming years, requiring investment by pharmaceutical companies to get label approval through the FDA.”